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Suzana Herculano-Houzel: What is so special about the human brain?

by TED.com

Published 2013


The human brain is puzzling -- it is curiously large given the size of our bodies, uses a tremendous amount of energy for its weight and has a bizarrely dense cerebral cortex. But: why? Neuroscientist Suzana Herculano-Houzel puts on her detective's cap and leads us through this mystery. By making "brain soup," she arrives at a startling conclusi


Run time 00:13:31
Producer TED.com
Language English

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Reviewer: baron-naleo - - November 30, 2013
Subject: TEDtalks mislabled as Creative Commons?
The TED Talks here are listed as Creative Commons on the IA under 'Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs license.'

But when I've contacted TED Talks via their website they say:

'Hi Baron
Thanks for reaching out. Broadcasting TED Talks and using the brand on air requires a license. Unfortunately, at this time we are not extending any PEG licenses.'

So what is it? We are a local PEG community access television station that cablecasts programming. We're a non-profit (non-commercial), wouldn't make a derivative copy of the video and we would use attribution but they say 'no.' I've asked them twice, both times with the same answer.

So what's the deal with TED Talks?
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